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Mark Barnes & Associates is Gold Sponsor for the NSSF 2022 Import/Export Conference

“We’re very pleased to have Mark Barnes & Associates return to support this important industry conference as its Gold Sponsor,” said Melissa Schilling, NSSF Managing Director, Exhibitions and Conferences. June 30, 2022 Mark Barnes & Associates is Gold Sponsor for … Continue reading

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LTG Thomas Todd III, USA Confirmed as Keynote | Future Force Capabilities Conference and Exhibition

Agenda Highlight: LTG Thomas Todd III, USA We are excited to announce our Tuesday keynote speaker, LTG Thomas Todd III, USA at the Future Force Capabilities Conference and Exhibition scheduled from September 19 – 22, 2022 in Austin, TX. LTG … Continue reading

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USCCA is Presenting Sponsor of NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo

“With millions of new gun owners interested in education and training, particularly in the area of personal and home security, USCCA is the perfect fit as presenting sponsor for this event.” June 28, 2022 USCCA is Presenting Sponsor of NSSF … Continue reading

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NSSF Partners with Gearfire to Support Project ChildSafe

June 27, 2022 NSSF Partners with Gearfire in Support of Project ChildSafe Video shows how Gearfire retailer and range clients can activate the donation software NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, The Firearm Industry Trade Association, and Gearfire are pleased to announce … Continue reading

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NSSF Applauds Senator Steve Daines’s FIND Act Bill

June 22, 2022 NSSF Applauds Senator Steve Daines’s FIND Act Bill NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, welcomed the introduction of S. 4435, the Firearm Industry Nondiscrimination (FIND) Act, into the U.S. Senate by Sen. Steve Daines … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases

 June 21, 2022 Philadelphia Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases NSSF, ATF, DOJ Emphasize ‘Don’t Lie for the Other Guy™’ Philadelphia, Pa. — As part of an ongoing national effort to help prevent illegal “straw” purchases of firearms, NSSF®, the Bureau … Continue reading

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Magpul is Platinum Sponsor for the NSSF 2022 Import/Export Conference

“Magpul has been steadfast in its support of this important firearm industry conference, and we’re very pleased to have them back as our Platinum sponsor,” said Melissa Schilling, NSSF Managing Director, Exhibitions and Conferences. June 16, 2022 Magpul is Platinum … Continue reading

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Gearfire Steps Up as Education and Mobile App Sponsor for NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo™

For immediate release | June 14, 2022 Gearfire Steps Up as Education and Mobile App Sponsor for NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo™ NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the Firearm Industry Trade Association, is pleased to announce that Gearfire has signed on to … Continue reading

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NSSF and Project ChildSafe Encourage Firearm Safety on #ResponsibleGunOwnersDay and During National Safety Month

“NSSF and Project ChildSafe promote responsible gun ownership and safe firearm storage year-round, and National Safety Month allows us to elevate our safety messages even further,” said Joe Bartozzi, NSSF’s President and CEO. June 10, 2022 NSSF and Project ChildSafe … Continue reading

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White Birch Armory Shooting Range Awarded NSSF Five-Star Rating

“White Birch Armory demonstrates a commitment to meeting the needs of its customers and providing them with a rewarding experience.” -Zach Snow, NSSF Director, Member Development June 9, 2022 White Birch Armory Shooting Range Awarded NSSF Five-Star Rating NEWTOWN, Conn. … Continue reading

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NSSF Opposes USFWS Scientifically Unjustified Traditional Ammunition Ban

June 9, 2022 NSSF Opposes USFWS Scientifically Unjustified Traditional Ammunition Ban NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm and ammunition industry trade association, categorically rejects the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Proposed Rule (PR) published today. The Proposed Rule would … Continue reading

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New NSSF Member Insurance Benefit from SAGE Program Underwriters

“We are pleased to add SAGE to our list of trusted insurance providers. NSSF encourages its members to explore all the benefits we hand select for them,” said Samantha Hill, NSSF Director of Member Services. New NSSF Member Insurance Benefit … Continue reading

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NSSF PSAs Remind Recreational Shooters to help Prevent Wildfires

May 17, 2022 NSSF PSAs Remind Recreational Shooters to Help Prevent Wildfires NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF, The Firearm Industry Trade Association, reminds outdoor recreationists, including target shooters and hunters, to take precautions so they don’t accidentally ignite a wildfire. NSSF’s … Continue reading

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NSSF Acknowledges Sponsors of Upcoming Marketing and Leadership Summit

May 6, 2022 NSSF Acknowledges Sponsors of Upcoming Marketing and Leadership Summit NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the Firearm Industry Trade Association, is pleased to report that its first Marketing and Leadership Summit, taking place May 10-12 near Austin, Texas, has … Continue reading

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Firearm Industry Surpasses $15 Billion in Pittman-Robertson Excise Tax Contributions for Conservation

This historic milestone is indicative of the value this industry places on the conservation of wildlife and the habitats in which they thrive. May 5, 2021 Firearm Industry Surpasses $15 Billion in Pittman-Robertson Excise Tax Contributions for Conservation NEWTOWN, Conn. … Continue reading

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Topple Becomes Gold Sponsor of NSSF Marketing and Leadership Summit

For immediate release | April 29, 2022 Topple Becomes Gold Sponsor of NSSF Marketing and Leadership Summit NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the Firearm Industry Trade Association, is pleased to announce that Topple has stepped up to be a Gold Sponsor … Continue reading

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Project ChildSafe Safety Sweepstakes Raises Nearly $90,000 in Support of Firearm Safety

For immediate release | April 28, 2022 Project ChildSafe® Safety Sweepstakes Raises Nearly $90,000 in Support of Firearm Safety Sweepstakes Prizes Donated by Swarovski, Beretta, OpticsPlanet and Negrini NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Project ChildSafe® Safety Sweepstakes recently concluded with the … Continue reading

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Orchid and Williams Mullen Donate $15,000 in Support of NSSF’s Project ChildSafe at Firearms Industry Conference

Orchid and Williams Mullen demonstrated their outstanding support for promoting responsible gun ownership by making a gracious donation of $15,000 to the Project ChildSafe Foundation. April 27, 2022 ATLANTA — At the Firearms Industry Conference taking place here April 26-27, … Continue reading

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Application Period Open for $100,000 in NSSF Hunting Heritage Trust Grants

“We encourage eligible organizations to apply for assistance with this new round of Hunting Heritage Trust grants,” said Joe Bartozzi, NSSF President & CEO. | April 25, 2022 Application Period Open for $100,000 in NSSF Hunting Heritage Trust Grants NEWTOWN, … Continue reading

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Gearfire’s RetailBI is the Platinum Sponsor of NSSF Marketing and Leadership Summit

April 20, 2022 Gearfire’s RetailBI is the Platinum Sponsor of NSSF Marketing and Leadership Summit NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that RetailBI has signed on to be the Platinum Sponsor … Continue reading

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Tried and True and Proven. Partner with a Payer Video Highlights Sport Fish Restoration Success in South Carolina.

Industry and conservation representatives speak to the irreplaceable industry-paid excise taxes that yields science based fisheries management and increased angler-boater access. April 18, 2022 Tried and True and Proven. Partner with a Payer Video Highlights Sport Fish Restoration Success in … Continue reading

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NSSF Statement on White House ATF Nomination, Gun Control Orders

April 11, 2021 NSSF Statement on White House ATF Nomination, Gun Control Orders NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, listened with keen interest to President Joe Biden’s nomination of Steve Dettelbach for Director of the Bureau of … Continue reading

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Registration for Attendees and Exhibitors Opens for NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo™

April 7, 2022 Registration for Attendees and Exhibitors Opens for NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo™ NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF® is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its Range-Retailer Business Expo July 11-13 in New Orleans. The Range-Retailer Expo … Continue reading

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NSSF Honors Sen. Chuck Grassley as Legislator of the Year

NSSF Honors Sen. Chuck Grassley as Legislator of the Year NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, proudly honored U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) as the 2021 NSSF Legislator of the Year for his determined commitment to protect … Continue reading

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Heartland Gun Club & Range Earns NSSF Five-Star Rating

“They have created a venue that aims to educate and entertain its patrons on and off the range with its indoor/outdoor meeting spaces that can hold events of all shapes and sizes.” -Zach Snow, NSSF Director, Member Development March 31, … Continue reading

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Firearm Industry Economic Impact Rises 269% Since 2008

The total economic impact of the firearm and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $70.52 billion in 2021, a 269 percent increase. March 30, 2021 Firearm Industry Economic Impact Rises 269% Since 2008 … Continue reading

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SHOOTING SPORTS: NSSF First Shots Program

Photo courtesy of NSSF Howard Leight Continues Support of First Shots NSSF First Shots Program increases safe participation in the shooting sports while creating new customers for shooting ranges  CANTON, MA (March 9, 2022) – Honeywell Howard Leight, a leading … Continue reading

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NSSF Welcomes Rep. Bergman’s FIND Act Introduction in Congress

This vital legislation will end the ability of corporate entities from profiting from taxpayer-funded federal contracts while discriminating against a Constitutionally-protected industry at the same time. March 9, 2021 NSSF Welcomes Rep. Bergman’s FIND Act Introduction in Congress NEWTOWN, Conn. … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces Study on Assessing the Quality and Availability of Hunting and Shooting Access in the United States

February 15, 2022 NSSF Announces Study on Assessing the Quality and Availability of Hunting and Shooting Access in the United States With support from an AFWA grant, new research looks at availability, access, issues and current perceptions NEWTOWN, Conn. — … Continue reading

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NSSF Invites Employees of Patron Member Companies to Apply for $50,000 in Education Scholarships

NSSF has made a total of $50,000 in scholarship funding available this year for a maximum of 25 winning entries. February 14, 2022 NSSF Invites Employees of Patron Member Companies to Apply for $50,000 in Education Scholarships NEWTOWN, Conn. — … Continue reading

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Guns.com Renews Support For NSSF’s Project ChildSafe Program

February 11, 2022 Guns.com Renews Support For NSSF’s Project ChildSafe Program NEWTOWN, Conn., and RICHMOND, Va. – Guns.com, a leading online firearm retailer, has renewed its sponsorship of the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSSF®) Project ChildSafe® program with a $10,000 … Continue reading

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NSSF Range-Retailer Business EXPO Issues Call for Presentations

This knowledge-sharing event combines a dedicated range and retail trade show, endless networking opportunities and top-notch education for every stage of a business venture. February 8, 2022 NSSF Range-Retailer Business EXPO Issues Call for Presentations NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, The … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces Release of Fourth ‘Partner with a Payer’ Video

Highlighting Longstanding Conservation Partnerships with Industries, State Agencies and USFWS February 7, 2022 NSSF Announces Release of Fourth ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Video Highlighting Longstanding Conservation Partnerships with Industries, State Agencies and USFWS NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, The Trade Association … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2022

The impact of COVID was clearly noticeable at this year’s SHOT SHOW, smaller attendance, a number of the large exhibitors were totally absent, those who attended had reduced staffing, mask mandates needed to be enforced, and then of course there … Continue reading

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Green Top Shooting Range Awarded NSSF Five-Star Rating

“The facility stands out for its top-quality range, a clean and open retail showroom, knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff, and strong community support. All add up to a top-notch target shooting range.”  February 2, 2022 Green Top Shooting Range Awarded NSSF … Continue reading

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NSSF Retailer Surveys Indicate 5.4 Million First-Time Gun Buyers in 2021

NSSF Retailer Surveys Indicate 5.4 Million First-Time Gun Buyers in 2021 NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, revealed that at least 5.4 million people purchased a firearm for the first time in … Continue reading

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Firearm Industry Inducts Six Leaders into NSSF Hall of Fame

January 20, 2022 -Firearm Industry Inducts Six Leaders into NSSF Hall of Fame Six whose contributions strengthened industry and expanded the shooting sports are honored at 2022 SHOT Show  LAS VEGAS — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade … Continue reading

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SHOT Show Makes Strong Return to Las Vegas

January 21, 2022 SHOT Show Makes Strong Return to Las Vegas LAS VEGAS — The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade ShowSM (SHOT Show®), owned and operated by NSSF®—The Firearm Industry Trade Association—made a triumphant return to Las Vegas this week, … Continue reading

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SAAMI and USDOT-PHMSA Develop Guidance for Shippers of Ammunition and Component Parts

January 13, 2022 SAAMI and USDOT-PHMSA Develop Guidance for Shippers of Ammunition and Component Parts NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute® (SAAMI®) is pleased to announce that a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Transportation, … Continue reading

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Geissele Automatics and Otis Technology Help Keep the 2022 SHOT Show Safe with Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Sponsorship

For immediate release | January 13, 2022 Geissele Automatics and Otis Technology Help Keep the 2022 SHOT Show Safe with Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Sponsorship NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that … Continue reading

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